Logo for Big Cotswold Swim

Big Cotswold Swim

07 Jul 2018

Big Cotswold Swim July on Saturday 7 July 2018


Waterland Outdoor Centre, The Cotswold Water Park, Shorncote, Nr Cirencester - two miles from A419 (between Swindon and Cirencester). A clear, fresh water lake, set in a beautifully landscaped area which is used for swimming on a regular basis, as well as boating and windsurfing. There are changing, toilet and shower facilities, onsite catering and plenty of room for spectator viewing. 

Big Cotswold Two Mile Swim

Open to anyone who can cover the distance (minimum age 18 as at 31/12/18). Please note wetsuits are strongly recommended.

Big Cotswold One Mile Swim

Open to anyone who can cover the distance (minimum age 16 as at 31/12/18). Anyone aged under 17 must be a regular club swimmer and their parents must sign a disclaimer/permission form on the morning of the event to confirm they can easily cover the distance. Please note wetsuits are strongly recommended


The swim will take place in a clear gravel bottom lake over a multi lap course which will be GPS measured, clearly marked and have a full safety crew. Wetsuits are strongly recommended for these events. There are several wetsuit hire companies on the internet.


Chip timing so results available as you finish and All results will be posted on this website Saturday evening after the event.


Camping will be 300m from swim start at Go-By-Cycle,GL7 6DS This is a registered campsite with toilet and shower facilities within the site and some electrical hook-ups. Book at: http://www.go-by-cycle.co.uk/camping.htm. From Spine Road, turn right into Spratsgate Lane and take first turning on left camping, first gate on left Sorry No Dogs Allowed.

Withdrawals must inform us in writing - 65% Refund given up to 22/06/2018. No refunds or transfers after that date. Please write to:

Tri Ferris Promotions Ltd, 4 Lindisfarne, Woodshaw, Wootton Bassett, Wilts. SN4 8LQ.

Happy Training!



Lorraine Ferris

01793 853933

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Big Cotswold Swim Two Miles07 Jul 2018??/300Open04 Jul 2018
Big Cotswold Swim One Mile07 Jul 2018??/300Open04 Jul 2018

These events share a common pool of 300 places

01 May 2018£17.50
04 Jul 2018£19.50
01 May 2018£15.50
04 Jul 2018£17.50

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Waterland Outdoor Cotswold Country Park Spratsgate Lane Shorncote Cirencester GL7 6DF